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... I have had 3 separate incindences of needing Methyl prednisolone drips for MS, ,.. ... (8 replies)
Steroids
Mar 14, 2008
... Menstruation is something I'm keeping an eye on. I was actually operated on a few years ago for endometriosis. Crossing my fingers that the steroids don't mess up my schedule, and if I miss it this month that it returns next. ... (10 replies)
Steroids
Mar 14, 2008
... went away instantly and there just weren't any side effects WHILE I WAS ON THEM. ... (10 replies)

Steroids
Mar 10, 2008
... originally, from the day of my lumbar. Now I am on a schedule that will slowly ween me off them. ... (10 replies)
... medrol.You can search the net and it will give you the list of side effects. ... (5 replies)
... a similar drug, but not injected, instead infused..as in a slow drip over a few hours and for a few days... ... (6 replies)
Steroid drip
May 9, 2005
... Regarding the heavy duty Steroid drip... I just finished five days of intravenous therapy twice daily at home followed by 12 days of oral Prednisone. I seem to have a lot of side effects from the high dose of steroids. Lots of muscle weakness and dizziness. ... (7 replies)
... I totally understand your fear of steroids and especially the mention of chemotherapy. I, too, have an aggressive neurologist, and I've done the IV steroids twice to date...once when I was first dx in '97, and again last month. ... (6 replies)
Need Advice
May 26, 2010
... An infusion takes about an hour, its a slow drip into your vein of a type of Prendisone Steroid, which reduces inflammation and makes you feel better. ... (15 replies)
... Larry, when you do the 6 or 7 day dose of pills, its called a taper down effect. You start with 30 mgs, go to 25 mgs, then 20 mgs, each pill goes lower until you are at either 5 mgs or 3, I forget... ... (14 replies)
... bout the metallic taste. I only had it while the infusion was taking place though...I sucked on dum dum lollipops and mints and it helped tremendously. As far as side effects...I got to talking to some of the people in the infusion center and it seems everyone is different. ... (40 replies)




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